Current Health News

December 18, 2018 - Issue 4509


Judge Rules False Advertising Lawsuit Against Sanderson Poultry CAFO Will Proceed

cafo chicken

December 18, 2018

It might appear natural, but dive a little deeper and it means absolutely nothing - as there are no rules governing its use. Considering they're the third largest producer, there's a good chance you'll have come into contact with it this month. Please tread carefully.

Study: Microplastics Were in the Gut of Every Sea Turtle Tested

sea turtle ingests microplastic

December 18, 2018

Tiny plastic particles are now so widespread in the world’s oceans that sea turtles are consuming them as a matter of course. Every one of more than 100 sea turtles tested contained the plastic particles, with unknown consequences to their health and that of the larger marine environment.

All Civilizations Collapse if They Depend on This

All Civilizations Collapse if They Depend on This

December 18, 2018

Civilizations that depend on annual grain crops eventually collapse, according to Mark Shepard, founder of New Forest Farm, a 106-acre perennial 'agricultural savanna.' The solution is a system based on regenerative agriculture practices that naturally create biodiversity, support soil health and produce healthy, nutrient-dense food.